Karibu Safari is where the wonders of your journey will begin. After more than 3 decades of dedicated experience, and thousands of miles of adventurous trails, we are proud to be considered one of the leading safari companies in Namibia. Along with a devoted team that we consider family, we'd like to invite you on an unforgettable expedition. Our staff team is employed on a full-time basis throughout the 12 months of the year, a contributing factor to each one of them forming a valued part of our big family.
A noteworthy pillar of Karibu Safari is a strong and shared sense of social responsibility. We take note of the socio-economic development challenges of Namibia and recognise the visible gap between those who have and those who do not. For this reason, we make an effort to, and experience great joy in, undertaking numerous social initiatives to help uplift rural communities.
We Promote Sustainable Development. We are a continued member of the Namibia Nature Foundation (NNF). The primary aims of the foundation are to promote sustainable development, conservation of biological diversity and natural ecosystems, along with the wise and ethical use of natural resources for the benefit of all Namibians; now and in the future.
Jimmy started working for Karibu in 1998 as a guide and avid adventurer. Since 1999 he has headed up Karibu operations, but doesn't shy away from a good safari, particularly in the renowned Skeleton Coast region.
As keen an explorer as her husband and co-adventurer Jimmy; Cintia has been working as a tour guide in Namibia since 2003. She’s been the master behind the impressive organisation of numerous reservations since 2006.
Lourens started with Karibu as a tour guide in 2005. With a distinct passion for birdlife, his vast understanding and experience, particularly in our Classic Namibia Safari, makes him a wonderful asset to our dynamic team.
Our fantastic freelance guide Elago has been working for Karibu since 2007. Before that, he worked for the Ministry of Environment and Tourism as a field guide on the Waterberg Plateau.
A veteran since 1994, Josef started as a trainee camp assistant. Today, he’s our camp manager on our Classic Namibia Safari.
Our masterful mechanic and driver, Cornelius, started working for Karibu Safari in the year 2000.
A man of many talents, Moses has been working as an assistant, cook and driver for Karibu Safari since 1994.
Affectionately known as Jackie, Josef started working for Karibu Safari in 2005 and continues to navigate crucial processes as our camp assistant, mainly on our Classic Namibia Safari.